Liu in 2015
|Director of the Taiwan Affairs Office|
Assumed office |
19 March 2018
|Preceded by||Zhang Zhijun|
|Permanent Representative of China to the United Nations|
23 August 2013 – 11 October 2017
|Preceded by||Li Baodong|
|Succeeded by||Ma Zhaoxu|
December 1957 (age 60)|
|Alma mater||Beijing Foreign Studies University|
|Occupation||China's Representative to the UN|
Liu Jieyi (Chinese: 刘结一; pinyin: Liú Jiēyī; born December 1957) is a Chinese diplomat and politician. As of March 2018, he is the current Director of the Taiwan Affairs Office. From 2013 to September 2017, he was China's Permanent Representative to the United Nations (UN) in New York City.
Liu was born in Beijing. He attended Beijing Foreign Studies University and from 1981 to 1987 worked as a translator at the UN offices in Geneva. In 1987, he joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China, where he worked in various positions until 2009.
In 2013, Liu succeeded Li Baodong as China's Permanent Representative to the UN in Manhattan. Liu acted as President of the UN Security Council four times - in November 2013, February 2015, April 2016 and July 2017.
- "Biography of Ambassador Liu", china-un.org